deputy principal (english teacher) - ipoh

ipoh, perak
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international teaching
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the far east team, teachanywhere
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job description

Deputy Principal and English Teacher

Required: September 2019
Location: Ipoh, Malaysia
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Curriculum: Cambridge (UK) curriculum
Salary: Good salary and package.
Experience: Minimum 4+ years teaching experience, post qualification
Sponsorship: Single, married teaching couples
Contract: 2 years

School Vision / Ethos:

This new school opening in August 2019 is part of a rapidly expanding group of schools in Malaysia with the intent of providing quality affordable education for all. Located in a campus environment (2 hours north of Kuala Lumpur) surrounded by lush greenery and providing boarding facilities for students. The curriculum is based on the prestigious International Primary Curriculum and the Cambridge International Curriculum leading to IGCSE examinations and the Cambridge A levels. Teachers will receive on-going training to ensure they are kept abreast of the latest teaching and learning methods whilst supported by excellent onsite facilities.


You will be an English teacher ready to take on responsibility as Deputy Principal. Previous leadership experience in some form is preferred.

The school prefers applicants with UK curriculum experience however welcomes excellent teachers from beyond who are able to adapt. As this is a newly launching school, educators should be flexible and adaptable and understanding that systems and procedures are being developed. Applicants who are ambitious and wish to progress their careers quickly are particularly welcome to apply.

Previous international teaching experience and experience of students with english as an additional language (EAL) are welcomed. You should have a positive approach to life and work.

Location Overview:

Ipoh is the capital of the state of Serak and third largest city in Malaysia. It has long been known as a major transport hub in Malaysia and has enjoyed rapid growth. Tourism has also grown - partly due to its wonderful colonial architecture. It is also known as the "Hipster" capital of Malaysia! Malaysia itself is a wonderful place to base yourself in South East Asia. Cost of living is very low, the culture is fascinatingly diverse and abundant travel opportunities await.


Strong local salary range along with excellent benefits including accommodation, medical cover and flights. Applicants with dependents are welcome to apply.


knowledge of curriculum

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